Collision Involving Motorcycle on Flamingo Road in Las Vegas Kills Three
LAS VEGAS, NV (September 13, 2019) – Three people were killed in a fiery crash involving a motorcycle Friday evening in the Spring Valley area, police said.
The crash happened around 7:25 p.m. at Flamingo Road and Duneville Street, near South Jones Boulevard.
According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan police, a motorcyclist, a 29-year-old Las Vegas man, was driving recklessly at a high rate of speed. He was heading west on Flamingo just as the driver of a 2012 Lexus was making a left turn onto Duneville Street.
The Lexus crossed into the path of the motorcyclist. The front of the motorcycle struck the right side of the Lexus, causing the bike to become embedded into the car. Both vehicles overturned and the car caught fire, according to Las Vegas police.
As a result, the occupants of the Lexus, a 12-year-old girl and a 42-year-old man, die at the scene.
Las Vegas police said the motorcyclist was also killed in the crash.
The Clark County Coroner’s Office will release their identities after their families have been notified.
Flamingo was closed between Jones Boulevard and Lindell Road. The closure lasted for several hours.
The crash remains under investigation.
No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Our deepest condolences and sympathies are with the families and friends affected by this tragic loss.
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